welcome back

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welcome someone or something back

to greet the return of someone or something. We are delighted to welcome you back to our house. The students welcomed back the teacher who had been ill.
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Stranraer welcome back midfielders David Barron and Scott Robertson from injury but will be without striker Craig Malcolm for today's visit of Cowdenbeath.
Dubai plays an iconic role in Welcome Back, with scenes shot across the Emirate in a number of unique locations.
In fact, no city in the world is more connected to India than Dubai, which is why we warmly welcome back our Indian guests time and again.
After the critically acclaimed Madras Cafe, John returns to the silver screen with Welcome Back.
Next night Show welcome back Julio Bashmore to the Sub Club with Illyus and Theo Kottis.
All welcome back to the Blyth and Tyne Public House, Blyth.
Tranmere welcome back defender Jim McNulty after suspension.
Barcelona were able to welcome back Lionel Messi and Sergio Busquets to training on Saturday morning after they missed the 3-0 defeat to Bayern Munich in midweek, but Victor Valdes has been ruled out of Sunday's match with Real Betis due to plantar fasciitis in his left foot.
WELSH NATIONAL LEAGUE: Saltney Town, who have appointed Mike Cunningham as first team manager, welcome back a quartet of players for their Welsh National League clash with local rivals Hawarden Rangers this evening (6.
Leicester v Ipswich The Foxes should welcome back skipper Matt Mills from suspension and Aleksander Tunchev should be available having recovered from injury.
Major League Baseball will begin its third year of national fundraising and awareness initiatives for Welcome Back Veterans, a program which addresses the needs of returning American Veterans and their families.
Summary: Arsenal welcome back Andrey Arshavin and Abou Diaby to the squad as they look to go top of the Barclays Premier League against Burnley.
If so, consider nominating yourself or someone you know for a Welcome Back Award.
Having been held to a 1-1 draw by the Midland Combination side last Saturday, Church were able to welcome back several regulars for the midweek meeting.
Bees expect to welcome back skipper Scott Nicholls after he came through the weekend's European Grand Prix, while Oxford should be a good deal stronger than they were on their last visit when they were without their top two riders, Piotr Protasiewicz and Jesper B Jensen.